I’m in the middle of a heat wave, but what am I shopping for? Fur, cashmere, and wool! I guess you could say I like to plan ahead. To be honest, though, once the winter chill hits, it’s easy to get lazy with your look – specifically with outerwear.
It’s that time of year again: We’re about to make the transition into fall. If there’s one thing that will always come back every September, it’s your top taupe staples. Due to its perfect balance between warm and cool, taupe is the ultimate versatile hue.
Whether it’s a weekend trip to the shore or a full-on tropical getaway, I hope you have some beachy relaxation coming your way soon! But even perfectly planned vacations can be made tedious if you lack the proper essentials. So here’s a travel guide’s worth of cheerful, Frugal Snob accessories from Jonathan Adler…
Think of when you’re all wrapped up under cover in cold weather – what’s the one accessory still showing? Your scarf! So you’d better make it a good one. Scarves are the best way to dress up casual clothes, even your gym gear. And if you’re a working mom, you appreciate the importance of feeling … Continue reading “Best Scarves: Winter Weather, Summer Color”
Prepare to get spoiled. I discovered this line at a designer show in LA last year, eagerly waiting for it to be available at retail to share. With brilliant weaving techniques, Artemis Wragge knows the art of cashmere better than anyone. Even better, they know it doesn’t have to be solid and simple to be … Continue reading “Artemis Wragge Cashmere and Silk-Blend Scarves: Wrap Stars”
Cold weather can be fun (I’m only saying this because I enjoy year round sunshine and go to the cold as a novelty) if you have the right gear. Well, anything can be fun if it involves shopping, right? Here are fabulous accessories that will take the bite out of the chill. I love a … Continue reading “Cold Weather Gear: Puts the Win in Winter”
An accessory that keeps you cozy and chic. And I’m not talking about a fur bag which does nothing for your coziness. This shearling scarf can go over any coat, sweater or blazer for a quick drab to fab makeover. Anything with a fur trim translates to instant glamour and elegance, this is an investment … Continue reading “Donna Karan Shearling Scarf: The Fur-Ever Scarf”
From the modestly humble to the over-the-top luxurious, vineyards in Napa Valley wine country are an enchanting way to spend the day for one reason. Do I even need to say it? An excuse to drink wine when the sun is up! Whether you’re a “Sideways”-esque connoisseur, a casual observer, or your attitude is “I … Continue reading “Look of the Week: Wine Country Snob”